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Take a break these school holidays while your children experience the Old Castlemaine Gaol with tour guide Christine, in a tour designed just for kids.

Over the 90 minute tour children will play games and complete activities that will teach them about life in the Gold Rush era and how the first Gaol was built.  They will learn about what life was like within the Gaol walls - Did you know that Prisoners had to use a 'bucket' in their cells up until the Gaol closed in 1990? 

They will be entertained by stories from throughout the 150 years that this imposing building has loomed large over the town of Castlemaine.

Designed for 8 - 14 years this tour is written and designed by a Primary School teacher with 38 years experience teaching.

Tours run at Midday for 90 minutes [approx] on the following dates

September 28 & 29

October 5 & 6

All tickets are only $10 per child and bookings are essential.  A minimum of 4 children must book for tours to run.